Notes for Catharine Elizabeth "Katie" Kern Schleicher:
1900 census lists birth date as Feb 1844. Pleve chart lists it as January 29, 1845. Was Pleve chart date her christening date??
Married Johannes Georg "John" Schleicher on February 2, 1865 in Norka, Saratov, Russia. Had 10 children, only 2 of which lived to adulthood. At least seven died before they left Russia.
list ship "SS Aller", arrived New York December 25, 1886
Captain H. Christoffers, sailed from Bremen
Hannes Schleicher, age 45, Miner
Catha, age 45
George, age 12
Gottlieb, age 5
Family from Russia, 2 pieces of luggage, in Steerage
376 Steerage passengers with 267 trunks, cases & packages
Hall Co., NE Marriage Book 5, p. 372
George Schleicher, age 22, born Russia, resident Grand Island, NE, father: John Schleicher, mother: Katie Kern
Katie Clauss, age 21, born Russia, resident Grand Island, NE, father: Conrad Clauss, mother: Katie Miller
Married Sept. 30, 1894 by Fred Gafert, Ev. Luth. Pastor. Witnesses: Conrad Clauss & Mrs. Catherine Schleicher
census Grand Island, Hall Co., NE
617 Koenig St., household #130/140
Katie Schleiger, head, Feb 1844, age 56, widowed, 10 births, 2 surviving children, Germany/Germany/Germany, imm 1886, in US 14 yrs, Launderess
Gottlieb, son, Oct 1881, age 18, Germany/Germany/Germany, imm 1886, in US 14 yrs, day laborer
610 Koenig St., household #131/141
George Schleiger, Feb 1874, age 26, married 6 years, Germany/Germany/Germany, imm. 1886, Saloon
Katie, wife, Apr 1874, age 26, married 6 years, 3 births, 2 surviving children, Germany/Germany/Germany, imm 1891 in US 9 yrs
Blanche, daughter, May 1895, age 5, NE/Germany/Germany
John, son, Jan 1897, age 3, NE/Germany/Germany
Conrad Glous, father-in-law, Feb 1849, age 5, Russia/Russia/Russia, imm 1891 in US 9 yrs, day laborer
Adam, brother-in-law, Mar 1890 (?? was listed as age 5 months on ship passenger list in 1891), age 10, imm 1891, in US 9 yrs Germany/Russia/Russia
John, April 1892, age 8, NE/Russia/Russia
census Washington Twp., Grand Island, Hall Co., NE
1044 Seventh St.
Katie Sleiger, head, age 66, widowed, 2 births, 2 surviving children, Germany/Germany/Germany, imm. 1878, Occupation - none
Gottlieb, son, age 26, Germany/Germany/Germany, imm. 1878, Alien, Laborer Railroad.
Not listed with son Gottlieb on the 1920 census of Grand Island, Hall Co., NE and I have not been able to locate her on the 1920 at this time.
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